Dortmund midfielder Kamal Bafounta (20) expected to sign for Lorient on a free transfer | OneFootball

Dortmund midfielder Kamal Bafounta (20) expected to sign for Lorient on a free transfer

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According to L’Équipe Borussia Dortmund II midfielder Kamal Bafounta will sign for Lorient on a free transfer – the frenchman reaching the end of his contract in Germany. Le Parisien report that the Franco-Spaniard is reportedly currently in the city of Lorient to finalise a deal.

Hailed as the ‘new Pogba’ when he signed a professional contract with Dortmund U19 from Nantes in 2018 at 16 years old,  the athletic defensive midfielder has only featured in 3 appearances for Dortmund’s reserve side this season – and is hoping a return to France would kickstart his career.

Lorient have already been busy in the transfer market today, .

Lorient are looking to build up game time for Bafounta in the reserve team, before testing him out in Ligue 1.

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